Speaking at a luncheon briefing this week presented by ASTRA, The
Alliance for Science & Technology Research in America and the Science-
Engineering-Technology Working Group (SETWG) for the House R&D
Caucus Richard Bendis, president and chief
executive of Philadelphia-based
Innovation America, urged action on a number of fronts to
help small business innovate, including regional cluster initiatives. A
copy of Bendis' prserntation can be found here.
According to a recent report in Bloomberg BusinessWeek which cited a private survey, confidence among U.S. small businesses fell in June to the lowest level in three months as projections for profits, sales and economic conditions weakened.
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